Tom Harris

Tom Harris

Activist & author

Your Neighbour Kills Puppies: inside the infamous SHAC campaign and where next for grassroots pressure campaigning?

Described as ‘a firebrand’ by the Daily Mail and ‘highly successful’ by Hampshire Police, Tom Harris (author of Your Neighbour Kills Puppies) has twenty years of experience in the animal liberation movement. He has launched and coordinated numerous pressure campaigns, successfully closing puppy farms, shuttering chicken units, and ending military diving experiments on goats. He was a prominent organiser with the infamous SHAC campaign, for which he was set up by the state and spent several years in prison.

 

 


4pm - 5pm

Your Neighbour Kills Puppies: inside the infamous SHAC campaign and where next for grassroots pressure campaigning?

An insight into the world’s most dynamic grassroots animal liberation campaign which fought to close Europe’s largest animal research laboratory, and nearly won. How did the British and US governments conspire to eliminate this remarkable resistance, and is there a place for such a campaign in the modern animal liberation or vegan movements?

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